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Santiago's Entertainment Guide

Music

01/12/2018
18:30 | Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
As part of the activities around the exhibition Castelao maxistral, we will be able to attend the concert offered by the Sociedade Polifónica Coral de Pontevedra in the Museo Centro Gaiás. The writer was singer, founder, scenographer and president of the choir from Pontevedra, and...

For children

26/07/2019 - 20/09/2019
10:00 | Centro Comercial As Cancelas
Since July 26, the As Cancelas shopping center has hosted the CeliPark initiative, a large playground that combines a large exhibition of dinosaurs inside and outside the center and outdoor attractions located in the outdoor parking lot. +Info

Fairs

23/11/2018 - 25/11/2018
Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
Maker Faire is the world's largest inventors' fair, a showcase for creativity and ingenuity designed for all audiences and disciplines: gastronomy, robotics, mechanics, science, urban art, music, electronics, craftsmanship, etc. A place to share knowledge, discover fascinating projects and make...

Celebrations

26/09/2018 - 30/09/2018
CGAC (Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea)
The CGAC wants to celebrate its 25th anniversary with a week of activities open to the public that includes music, dance, workshops and guided tours.

Summer in the city

21/06/2019
Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
The City of Culture program more than 100 activities for the summer. +Info  

Debates - colloquy

04/10/2018
19:00 | Museo do Pobo Galego
This conference, in the context of the BibliotequEros exhibition, will deal with books and eroticism. Santiago Díaz Lage, curator; Olga Novo, writer and Francisco Macías, editor, will take part. It will have the collaboration of María Lado and Lucía Aldao.

Cultural centres

25/03/2019 - 15/09/2019
Centro Abanca Obra Social
Art and music are given by hand through the cultural project Sonoro Empeño, which offers a compendium of diverse activities with axis in the homonymous exhibition that has some of the most outstanding works of the Art Collection of ABANCA. A universe of experiences oriented to...

Meetings

25/08/2019 - 29/08/2019
Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
The City of Culture of Galicia will become a meeting space for the ninth consecutive year in which emerging creators will have the opportunity to publicize their work and discuss about contemporary art. During four days of coexistence and exchange of knowledge with other cultural...

Exhibitions

30/08/2018 - 25/11/2018
Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
29/09/2018 - 06/10/2018
Plaza del Obradoiro
The Praza do Obradoiro becomes a dry marina where up to 20 different traditional Galician boats will be exhibited. The boats will be oriented towards the Portico da Gloria, with all the bows directed to an escape point located in the figure of the master Mateo, in an allegory in which the...
16/11/2018 - 11/01/2019
Galería de Arte Luisa Pita
Ramón Conde, a renowned artist with an extensive professional career, presents his latest works, with a theme focused on emphasizing the subconscious or what is most accessible to us about him, dreams, delirious images and in general all content that can bypass rational control. The...
29/11/2018 - 30/01/2019
Hotel Virxe da Cerca ****
This exhibition brings together works by the sculptor Francisco Pazos and the painter Mila Vázquez. Francisco Pazos is one of the references of Galician sculpture. He works with granite, wood and bronze, combining figuration and abstraction, standing out for a contemporary...
25/03/2019 - 15/09/2019
17:00 | Centro Abanca Obra Social
This exhibition is part of the cultural project SONORO EMPEÑO. In it you can find fundamental art pieces by authors like Wassily Kandinsky, Pablo Picasso, Castelao, José Manuel Broto, Rafael Úbeda, Urban Lugrís, Luís Seoane, Menchu Lamas, Luís Caruncho,...
12/04/2019 - 08/09/2019
Museo Centro Gaiás
Exhibition that allows to contemplate the evolution and survival of the tradition in basketry, ceramics and jewelry of Galicia. +Info
14/05/2019 - 28/12/2019
11:00 | Museo do Pobo Galego
The exhibition has two sections, one of biographical content that proposes an itinerary throught the life of Antonio Fraguas, with special attention to his career as galician and teacher, an active member of the most outstanding institutions of the country's culture during eight fertile...
29/05/2019 - 22/09/2019
19:30 | Museo do Pobo Galego I
Exhibition Magic Galicia: Pilgrimages and Sanctuaries. Gustav Henningsen, ethnographic photographs (1965-1968) +info
18/06/2019 - 20/10/2019
11:00 | Fundación Eugenio Granell
The retrospective exhibition of the Belgian surrealist artist arrives at the Eugenio Granell Foundation. The friends of Mr. Lacomblez chose the Eugenio Granell Foundation, dedicated exclusively to Surrealism, to celebrate the 85th anniversary of Mr. Lacomblez. +Info
21/06/2019 - 29/09/2019
Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea (CGAC)
From the beginning of her research and her artistic practice, Ângela Ferreira has always worked with the colonial legacy of Africa and, in a broad sense, with the relations between Europe and the African continent. On one side, it focuses on the architectural vestiges of the 20th century,...
28/06/2019 - 29/09/2019
11:00 | CGAC (Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea)
Project 20 Red Lights is a political essay that reveals the implications of the digital financialization of the economy and its relation to the radicalization of the neoliberal agenda, a topic of great importance in the context of our global culture that deserves a rigorous reflection from the...
28/06/2019 - 13/10/2019
CGAC (Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea)
The exhibition tries to resituate the problem of refugees from a complex perspective, avoiding the sensational elements of journalistic immediacy and pointing to a more historical reflection that takes into account the way in which our societies have also been built from exile, with exile and...
04/07/2019
Fundación Eugenio Granell
The exhibition, curated by Mercedes Rozas, will open at the Eugenio Granell Foundation on Thursday, July 4 at 8:00 p.m. +Info: http://www.fundacion-granell.org/actualidad/index.php
05/07/2019 - 01/09/2019
CGAC (Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea)
'Colectiva dun colectivo' is the result of the project 'Na varanda', an educational and creation program whose objective is the meeting, dialogue and approach between the museum and the neighborhood of Santiago de Compostela. Citizens are thus becoming more agents of the cultural processes...
11/07/2019 - 31/10/2019
11:00 | Casa do Cabido
Within the framework of the 'Imaxinando Compostela' project, 'A paisaxe e a súa pegada' was born. This exhibition deals with the vision that four photographers have of the landscape linked to Compostela, as a goal, and to the Camino de Santiago: Alberte Peiteavel, Javier Teniente,...
12/07/2019 - 15/09/2019
10:30 | Museo do Pobo Galego
Zážitky investigates how to understand the images; he questions the viewer in his emotional and immediate interpretation. The use of color - and its absence - establishes a reading based on intuition and perception between warm and cold; between the familiar and the unknown.The emotional...
22/07/2019 - 30/09/2019
12:00 | Fundación Torrente Ballester
Exhibition organized by the Royal Galician Academy of Fine Arts and the Gonzalo Torrente Ballester Foundation, with the collaboration of the Cervantes Institute and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and the support of Tourism of Galicia - Xunta de Galicia. This exhibition is part of an...
29/08/2019 - 07/09/2019
21:00 | Museo Centro Gaiás
Art, music and skewers to enjoy the Gaiás Center Museum at night. +Info
21/09/2019 - 21/12/2019
Sede Afundación Santiago de Compostela
In collaboration with the Telefónica Foundation, 'Afundación' will host, since October, the works of some of the main names in international contemporary photography: Marina Abramovic, Helena Almeida, Pierre Gonord, Vik Muñiz, Cindy Sherman, Zhang Huan or Thomas Ruff, among...

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